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Denny Goodrich

Obituary for Denny Goodrich

May 7, 1941 - March 17, 2018
Creston, Iowa | Age 76


Denny Goodrich, 76, of Creston; formerly of Stanton, died Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Clearview Home in Mount Ayr, Iowa.

Memorial Graveside Services will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Graceland Cemetery, south of Creston. Chaplain Mike Albert will officiate.

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Dennis LeRoy Goodrich, son of Mona R. (Myers) Goodrich and Dale A. Goodrich, was born on May 7, 1941 in Red Oak, Iowa. After his family moved to the Creston area, he was educated in Creston Schools.

Denny lived for many years in Stanton, raising, breaking and training horse. He also raised dogs. Denny owned a tree business called Wright Tree Service. Additionally, he did over the road trucking and worked at the D. & L. Factory in Red Oak. Denny had also operated Goodrich Trailer Sales. Denny had most recently lived in Creston and Afton. He had moved to the Clearview Home in Mount Ayr in Sept. of 2017.
Denny was a member of the American Quarter Horse Association.

Survivors include his daughters, Sherri (Mike) Norman of Afton, Brenda (Ray) Feick of Orient, Jamie (Ross) Oakleaf of Elloitt and Tracey Goodrich of Murray, Neb.; two sons, Troy (Katie) Adkisson of Sidney and Drew Goodrich of Clarinda; 18 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Jerry (Kathy) Goodrich of Creston, Larry (Joyce) Goodrich of Cherokee and Randy (Marilyn) Goodrich of Des Moines. He was also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and many relatives and friends.

Denny was preceded in death by his parents, his infant daughter, Terri Goodrich, a great-granddaughter, Oliva Sue Goodrich, a brother, Mick Goodrich in Feb. 2018; and a niece, Stacey Goodrich.

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